Tricky continental draws for Chelsea, Nania
Accra, Dec. 12, GNA – League champions, Berekum Chelsea and FA Cup champions, Nania FC have been handed tricky draws in next year's Continental Club Championships.
Chelsea, who will be participating in the CAF Champions League, will face Liberia Ship Corporate Registry Football Club (LISCR) of Liberia at the preliminary round during the draw conducted by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) in Marrakesh last Saturday.
The Ghanaian League champions will travel to Monrovia for the first leg on 17-19 February, 2012 before hosting the return encounter in a fortnight's time.
The Berekum-based club will, however, face an uphill task in former Raja Casablanca at the 1/32nd round, should they scale the first hurdle.
For CAF Confederation Cup campaigners, FC Nania they will face FC Sequence of Guinea at the preliminary round.
Nania will host the first leg on 17-19 February, 2012 before travelling to Conakry for the return encounter in a fortnight.
The winner of the Nania/FC Sequence clash will face Moroccan side CO Meknes at the next round.
Both Chelsea and Nania will be making their debut in the Continental Club Championships.